To reduce manufacturing start-up times and ongoing support costs, General Motors, a US vehicle manufacturer, developed a PLM system in conjunction with UGS and Hewlett Packard in 2003. The system was designed to put engineering data at the heart of the business, allow the company to drive common processes and systems around the world, and…

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2.2.4 Formulate and review business unit strategy
3.2.2 Develop product lifecycle &development timing target
3.6.1 Manage product/process/service development
15.6.10 Information, knowledge management, & IT

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